Belfast City Airport chooses Dräger’s new PSS AirBoss SCBA to safeguard passengers and staff

The Emergency Fire and Rescue team at George Best Belfast City Airport has become the first in the UK to opt for Dräger’s newly launched AirBoss self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA), to provide its firefighters and emergency services teams with the…

Dräger launches PSS AirBoss, the next generation in SCBA

Dräger, an international leader in the fields of medical and safety technology, has launched the Dräger PSS AirBoss, the next generation in Self Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) that provides firefighters and emergency service teams with the utmost in usability, safety,…

MSA Takes Safety to New Heights

Company gears up to showcase innovative safety solutions at Safety and Health Expo. For industries that are inherently dangerous and require men and women to work in hazardous situations and conditions, protecting people and sending them home safely at the…

Luxfer Initiates European Launch of the ECLIPSE™, the World’s Lightest SCBA Cylinder for Firefighter Life Support

Luxfer Gas Cylinders, the most trusted name for high-pressure gas cylinders worldwide and the world’s largest manufacturer of high-pressure composite and aluminium alloy cylinders, will hold the European launch of their highly acclaimed ECLIPSE cylinder at the Congres NATIONAL DES…

Wash And Wear

What is the best way to decontaminate BA sets, helmets, gloves, boots and other firefighter’s equipment? Solo Rescue may be the best solution. Contaminated turnout gear can present a significant health hazard for firefighters. How to achieve quick, efficient and…

Luxfer ECLIPSE™, World’s Lightest-weight SCBA Cylinder for Firefighter Life Support, Launched at FDIC Show

Luxfer Gas Cylinders, a business unit of Luxfer Holdings PLC (NYSE:LXFR) and the world’s largest manufacturer of high-pressure composite and aluminum cylinders, today launched Luxfer ECLIPSE™, its new carbon composite cylinders for firefighter self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA). The launch coincides…

MSA has introduced the latest addition to their G1 SCBA Family

MSA has introduced the latest addition to their G1 Family – the G1 Industrial SCBA. Based on the G1 SCBA that revolutionised the fire service market, the industrial version incorporates design features such as a lightweight facepiece with a wide field…

MSA Introduce a New Layer of Safety for their SCBA’s – the MSA SLS

A new integrated monitoring unit, SingleLine SCOUT (SLS) combines the advantages of MSA’s unique SL hose-in-hose technology with an easy to use personal alert safety system (PASS). It can be easily mounted to any MSA AirGo or AirMaXX SCBA with…

MSA showcase next generation in safety technology and innovation at A+A

MSA recognise that for industries that require personnel to work at heights, such as wind energy, utilities, construction, telecommunications and transportation, where safety standards are more stringent than ever, the demand for high-quality fall protection equipment has never been greater.…

Firefighting and breathing protection then and now

Personal protection for firefighters has a long history. While many other technological developments sound as if they evolved out of a fairy-tale past, our modern firefighting equipment seems more as though it were plucked straight out of Science-Fiction. Even the…

Major Advances in Respiratory Protection Standards

This article takes a look at product development for firefighting respiratory protection equipment and explains how the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has driven innovation to new levels in this market. Established in 1896, the NFPA is an international non-profit…

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